You may have seen her as a school-going teenager in last year’s hit, Student of The Year, but actor Alia Bhatt doesn’t feel like a little girl anymore, especially in the acting department.
The 20-year-old says that her next, Imtiaz Ali’s Highway, has made her push herself really hard. Alia and co-star Randeep Hooda have been shooting for the flick across six states and she’s just back from upper Kashmir, where there’s still snow.
“This film has given me the real experiences of life that I’ve never had. I’ve had a regular life with family, friends, a holiday in London … but I have never had stories to share. Now, I do,” she tells us with excitement writ large on her face.
“My dad (director Mahesh Bhatt) told me, ‘Alia, this film will help you understand emotions that grown-ups have’ and